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The Spoon 

Hueco: V1+ Font: 5

Type:  Boulder, 10'
Original:  Hueco: V1 Font: 5 [details]
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Submitted By: Aron Quiter on May 2, 2005

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Contemplating the finish of The Spoon.

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The Spoon has on=e directive. How much can you scare yourself mantling 10 feet off the ground? Many a beached whale have been spotted here, as solid hands lead to highball sketchyness to pull you over the top.

This route is on the downhill side of the boulder, check the photo.


pads, the more the better. It's also a good idea if you've got an extra to wrap the tree to the right of the problem.

Photos of The Spoon Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Taken with the auto timer...
Taken with the auto timer...
Rock Climbing Photo: Kate gives a nice perspective to the actual height...
BETA PHOTO: Kate gives a nice perspective to the actual height...

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By Logan Swartz
From: Davis, CA
May 28, 2013
rating: V1+ 5 PG13

At the top reaching and finishing right is easier.
By MagaliD
Apr 7, 2015

If you are a beginner and want to learn how to rock climb at Castle Rock, you can check out this link:
By Bill Price
Jul 31, 2016

Dave Diegelman broke his arm falling off the mantle, while Augie Klein and I unsuccessfully spotted him (1975?). No crash pads back then.
By jcmistat
From: Belmont, CA
Aug 17, 2016
rating: V2 5+

At the end do a left heel hook, go to a right hand hold then match, mantle with right to top out.

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